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|11-22-2010 11:50 PM|
Jeep looks great.
Can't wait until I get there.
|07-10-2010 05:37 AM|
all my hard work has paid off! i got the gears installed and i just decided to run my old rims on the old spacers... (one spacer is just missing a stud) oh well. but i went wheeling all weekend and drive about 600 miles there and back.. everything worked out great. heres some pics!
i didnt get too many, my buddy has all the good ones. but all in all it was a great trip, fun camping and we had a great time at that demo derby! if anyone is near rutland vermont around july 4th, you should def go check it out.
|06-26-2010 12:05 PM|
ive come to realize the spacer failure was probably my fault. but since it did break i am looking for new wheels at the moment. checking craigslist, ebay, and all deals i can find.. but first i need to regear my rear end ... and i have to do all this before fourth of july weekend with little to no budget.. so i need a miracle.
i just got off the phone with some guy in portland who will trade 4 rims for my welder. and i raised enough money for a master install kit for my gears.. the only problem is if i order the master install kit online.. thats 3-5 bussiness days i will have to wait.. and i dont have that much time...then i need to get the tires on the other rims ... so ill be a busy man
|06-22-2010 12:42 PM|
|Barrows||So...what is the wheel plan now that you lost a wheel spacer....? I'm nervous about mine now....|
|06-13-2010 07:46 PM|
8.8 Installed!! brackets welded, taking tomo off work to finish it up.. still need to do brakes , then off to get regeared.
i know i know... pics to come, need to remember the camera
|06-06-2010 06:28 PM|
|Barrows||Sorry I didn't get the message. I've been burning a wood pile all day....in the pouring rain.....so much fun.....|
|06-06-2010 07:47 AM|
HP30 installed and hooked up, locker working mint. might need a new ujoint ..some noise from the driver side.
old d35 is getting taken out today, and 8.8 is getting brackets welded up. then its just a matter of regearing it. will post pics later when baby is back to sleep.
Matt .. what you up to today? ill call u later, might need some help
|06-05-2010 12:17 PM|
|Barrows||So any progress?|
|05-23-2010 10:40 PM|
|Barrows||Nice to meet you in person today. Your daughter is cute, and I hope your future wife if feeling better.|
|05-23-2010 10:45 AM|
so matt (barrows) stopped by in his cool red TJ and dropped off the 4.10 gears for my 8.8..
these gears are huge, make the D35 inners look like a toy. pics later.. busy with house stuff at the moment
|05-23-2010 07:58 AM|
Looking so good. I troll through the Build section daily and I never spoted this Build . Looks great. Good find on the HP30.
I did have a RH drive hatch. (I know yours was a mac deal)
I used as a truck also.
|05-23-2010 07:44 AM|
|Osmosiz||Getting the 8.8 ready is taking longer than expected. the trigger on my welder broke so progress has come to a hault. but its getting regeared next weekend! man cant wait to go wheelin again.|
|05-16-2010 07:58 AM|
|Osmosiz||HPd30 is in! riding around with no front DS. just dialed up the brakes and steering yesterday.. man do those WJ brakes lock up the tires. i got the OX working mint too, now its time to move on to the rear end... weld-a-thon!|
|05-09-2010 06:55 PM|
|05-08-2010 03:15 PM|
|Osmosiz||Yess! thank you again for doing the trade. might need your help during the week or next weekend removing the axles.|
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